Principles and Practice of Translation
Be the best translator you can be.
This course aims to equip language graduates with the comprehensive range of practical and theoretical skills they will need to work as professional translators. To provide learners with a general overview of the principles and practice which govern the translation profession, both in terms of practical translation skills, and in terms of the critical evaluation of translations. Texts for translation reflect the typical range of texts encountered by a professional freelance translator, and may include journalism, media/advertising, health/medical and general technical texts. This course aims to reinforce ethical and professional behaviour relating to translation practice.